Welcome to the memorial page for

Walter W. Blanchette

October 9, 1958 ~ November 22, 2017 (age 59)

Walter W. Blanchette of Lawrence, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 22, 2017.
Walter was born in Munich, Germany on October 9, 1958. He was 59 years old.

He was a graduate of the Greater Lawrence Regional Vocational Technical High School and was employed as a warehouse associate at Home Depot in Salem, New Hampshire. He also served his country as a member of the U.S. Marines.

Walter loved playing darts and was an avid New England Patriots fan.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Blanchette of Lawrence; his four daughters, Dhiulhia Bomfim of Boston; Maria Cabrera of Charlotte, NC; Jennifer Fish and her husband, Jeremy of Groveland and Sarah Blanchette of Lawrence. Also among his survivors are his stepdaughter, Stephanie Povilaitis; stepsons, David and Shawn Povilaitis; all of Lawrence. Walter is also survived by his brothers, Ryan, Randy and Dean Blanchette of Salem, NH. He leaves behind a niece and 4 grandchildren, all of whom he loved very much.

Family and friends may call on Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 12-3PM at the Dewhirst and Boles Funeral Home, 80 Broadway Methuen, Massachusetts. To leave an online condolence, please visit

 Service Information

Calling Hours
November 25, 2017

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Dewhirst & Boles Funeral Home
80 Broadway
Methuen, MA 01844

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